Stepfather of Heroin Overdose Victim Reacts to Rise in Deaths

Number of Heroin-Related Deaths Rising from 33 in 2006 to 96 in 2016

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Nick Toma from Stateline news reports story about Hope Over Addiction, Congresswoman Bustos, and features Chris Boseman’s story.

Turning Tragedy Into Hope- Click this link for the full story


   Congresswoman Cheri Bustos tells Chris Boseman’s story in Washington DC to gain funds for addiction treatment..

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Warning!  New Deadly Drug Making it’s way through the country!

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Senator Dick Durbin invites the Executive Director of Hope Over Addiction, Tammy Wardemann to participate in Round Table Discussion about Opioid Addiction    




Cheri Bustos post, “I’m with Tammy Wardemann who lost her son to a heroin overdose. Through her grief, she has started Hope Over Addiction, a nonprofit clinic to help families dealing with the heroin epidemic.” 6/2016




Narcan PhotoOver 30 Loved Ones Trained How to use Narcan in Lee County -WQAD Channel 8 has the story here.

Veteran Fighting Addiction- Dixon, IL

Veteran figting addiction in Dixon, Il says task force is needed.Veteran in Dixon

The Heroin Crisis Act Unanimously Passes Through Illinois House

5.28.2015-  Heroin Crisis Act Passed!!  Illinois General Assembly

2.16.2015 – WIFR Footage of Naloxone/Narcan Training in Rockton, IL

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